Virginia Lawyer Magazine - June/July 2011


complete magazine (5 MB PDF file)

Environmental Law Section

Environmental Issues Linked to Virginia’s Growth and Development
by Andrea W. Wortzel, chair

Environmental Credits: The Building Blocks of a Restorative Economy
by Miranda R. Yost and Thomas J. Mascia

How Will Virginia Regulate Uranium Mining?
by Robert G. Burnley

Restoration of the Chesapeake Bay: The Chesapeake Bay Total Maximum Daily Load and the Virginia Watershed Implementation Plan
by Lisa M. Ochsenhirt, Carla S. Pool, Jon A. Mueller, and Margaret L. Sanner

Virginia’s Uniform Environmental Covenants Act: A Solution in Search of a Problem
by Channing J. Martin

2011–12 VSB President

VSB President Shanks Urges Experienced Lawyers to Guide Those Who Follow


VSB News
Highlights of the June 16, 2011, Virginia State Bar Council Meeting
W. David Harless of Richmond Is President-elect of Virginia State Bar
Nominations Sought for Board and Committee Vacancies
VSB Dues Can Be Paid Online
Kathryn Montgomery Succeeds Harry Hirsch As Deputy Bar Counsel
Law in Society Winner Honored at Beach
Legal Services Corporation Needs Support for Civil Representation of the Poor

In Memoriam
VSB Honors Attorneys
VSB Honors Local Bar Associations
Virginia Law Foundation Accepting Nominations for Fellows Class of 2012
Local Bar Elections
Fairfax’s Yvonne McGhee New Head of Virginia Bar Association
Wendy F. Inge Named ALPS Risk Manager for Virginia

Et Al
Across Generations, Oliver Hill Sr. Will Come to Life Again in Theatre IV Play


President’s Message
Executive Director’s Message
Conference of Local Bar Associations
Young Lawyers Conference
Senior Lawyers Conference
Law Libraries
Consultus Electronica
Bench-Bar Relations
Fee Dispute Resolution
Tribute to the Chief


CLE Calendar
Virginia CLE Calendar
Professional Notices
Classified Ads
VSB 73rd Annual Meeting Highlights  |  Additional 73rd Annual Meeting photos (Flickr)

Access to Legal Services
Pro Bono Lawyer Wins Payday Loan Case for Legal Aid Client
Harrisonburg-Rockingham Bar Honored for Pro Bono Work
Access Work Celebrated
Indigent Defense Seminar Continues Hassell’s Legacy

About the Cover

Virginia State Bar President George Warren Shanks and his wife, Janice Butler Shanks, at the Mimslyn Inn in Luray. Photo by Sharon Morris of Morris Photography.